Great cattle handling skills after two years working on a cattle station on Australia
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
SVQ Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery.
Low stress stock handling.
Full Car Licence
Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Beef, Sheep, Lambing
I have a full UK Manual driving licence.
Experience driving loaders, Bobcats, telehandelers and small trucks in Australia but do not have a UK license for them although could acquire them if neccessary.
I worked two years on a cattle station in Australia. Mustering on motorbikes, water and lick runs, pump, windmill, and solar panel repairs. Light vehicles maintenance, repairing and erecting fences. Yard work including, destressing, vaccinating, dehorning, castration, ear tagging/marking, toothing, bang tailing, feeding, bottle feeding poddy calves, loading and unlaoding trucks. Working with manual and hydraulic crush.
One season of sheep/lambing experience. Moving sheep, organising sheep, ear tagging, marking, feeding and bottle feeding orphan lambs and assisting with lambing.
I have a partner, her name is Barbara and we are looking for a couples position.
February 2020 - Currently Glenmachrie farm 450 acres 134 sheep
Moving sheep, organise sheep, ear tagging, marking, feeding and bottle feeding orphan lams and gardening.
March 2019 - January 2020 Beef Sherlock Station 216,300 acres 4.000 cattle plus 9.000 processing cattle from three other stations
Mustering on motorbikes, Processing and feeding cattle, maintaining machines and water points, erecting and repairing fencing, mixing and pouring concrete.
October 2017 - January 2018 Beef DeGrey Station 494,211 acres 20.000 cattle
Carpentry, Erecting fencing, installing troughs, maintaining machines, concreting, transporting materials, processing cattle.
Start: 02/06/2020 Finish: Not Specified
To gain more skills and knowledge in a workplace that recognizes the value of hard work.